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It's a Boy! National Zoo Reveals Sex of Panda Cub

It's a Boy! National Zoo Reveals Sex of Panda Cub

It's a boy! The panda team at the National Zoo say the surviving giant panda cub born last weekend is a boy, and his father is Tian Tian.

Bicyclist Killed in Bethesda Accident

Bicyclist Killed in Bethesda Accident

A bicyclist was killed in an accident on a busy Bethesda road Friday morning.

Cause of Metro Derailment "Deleted" a Month Before: Report

Cause of Metro Derailment "Deleted" a Month Before: Report

A new Metro report says the root cause of the Aug. 6 derailment was the failure of fasteners that hold the rail in place -- but a technician "erroneously deleted" information about the problem from a maintenance...

Va. Teen Gets 11+ Years for Helping ISIS

Va. Teen Gets 11+ Years for Helping ISIS

A Northern Virginia teen was sentenced Friday to 136 months in prison for helping another teenager travel to Syria to join the Islamic State and providing other aid to the militant group.

Kids, Women Among 71 Bodies Found in Truck: Officials

Kids, Women Among 71 Bodies Found in Truck: Officials

The number of migrants found dead in a truck abandoned on the side of a highway in Austria has reached 71, Austrian officials said Friday, NBC News reported. The victims were 59 men, eight women and four...

Police Search for Missing Convicted Sex Offender

Police Search for Missing Convicted Sex Offender

Federal, state and county police are searching a convicted sex offender who disappeared near Landover Hills Thursday afternoon.